Decameron Nights: The main story combines bits of Giovanni Boccaccio's own life (maybe and maybe not) with three of his most fabulous stories of love. It has Boccaccio following Fiametta to a country villa where she and five other women---The Contessa, Pampinea and three villa girls are hiding following the rape of their home city, Florance, Italy, by the Duke of Lorenzo. The recently-widowed Fiametta spurns overtures of love offered by the philandering Boccaccio who, in an effort to win her, spins two of his stories: The first is "Paganino the Pirate", a spicy tale of a young wife, married to an elderly gent, who prefers astrology to martial bliss, permits herself to be captured by a young pirate, to teach her husband a lesson. The second tale is "Wager on Virtue", concerning an elderly merchant,who loses faith in his beautiful young wife, on the strength of circumstantial evidence present him by a daring young rogue, who has previously goaded him into a bet on his wife's virtue, or lack thereof. The characters in this segment include Nerina, The Sultan, the Merchant Captain, a Merchant in French Inn and George and Bert Bernard as messengers. The third story, told by Fiametta, is "The Doctor's Daughter," concerning a delicate matter of matrimony when a wife, Isabella , finds herself spurned by the man, Bertrando, who has wed her at the command of his King. Characters include Maria, The Old Witch, Father Francaisco, and Signora Bucca.
|Ratings:||IMDB: N/A Metascore: N/A RT: N/A|
|Released:||January 13, 1953|
|Genres:||Drama Romance Adventure|
|Actors:||Binnie Barnes Carlos Villarías Eliot Makeham Gerard Tichy Godfrey Tearle Gordon Bell Gordon Whiting Hugh Morton Joan Collins Joan Fontaine Louis Jourdan Mara Lane Marjorie Rhodes Meinhart Maur Melissa Stribling Noel Purcell Van Boolen|
Decameron Nights Links
|16931 views||Report Broken|
|1204 views||Report Broken|
|11615 views||Report Broken|
|= Low Quality||= Medium Quality||= High Quality|
Decameron Nights Comments
Decameron Nights Reviews
Support the Site
Site Updates and News
Did you know you can use Primewire.org and Primewire.is to access this site? Well, now you do.
Check out the personalized TV Schedule.
canada4319 : 1 through episode 5 are now available to stream or download now.. just waiting o ...
Videodrome : aah balls...oh well, no need to bother with this one then....aint gettin me with ...
Rapunzel28 : Damn!! Damnnnn!! Damnnnn this show is good! Yep, had to get the tissues for thi ...
SuggestionBox : I said this would happen! I didn't think it would happen so soon, but I guarant ...